01st-03rd July 2016
Celebrating its 10th anniversary the Castlepalooza music and arts festival attracts some of the best musicians and artists from at home and abroad.
04th-11th August 2016
Vintage parade, arts and craft market, old time fair, street theatre and much more at the Birr Vintage ……
17th-19th July 2016
The three day Dream Gathering music and arts festival takes place in the grounds of Birr Castle Demesne.
This three day Slieve Bloom Eco waking festival is a great way to explore the many wonders of the Slieve Blooms. Meet in Cadamstown, Glenbarrow and Kinnitty. If you are attending the Eco Walking Festival and looking for accommodation in the local area, look no further than Giltraps bed and breakfast b&b and Glamping Grounds Kinnitty for its award winning accommodation.
17th May 2016
Enjoy the dawn chorus at Lough Boora Discovery Park with Ricky Whelan from Birdwatch Ireland. Meet up 4.30 am.
02nd September 2016
National Hunt racing at the famed Kilbeggan race track. First race 5.00pm
30th-02nd April 2016
One of Ireland’s longest running walking festival, the Slieve Bloom Walking Festival takes place over the May Bank Holiday weekend.
13th April 2016
Family day (free entertainment for children) at Kilbeggan races. First race 2.45pm
22nd April 2016
The season’s opening fixture for the midlands only horse racing track at Kilbeggan. First race 5.00pm.